Information on Administrative Careers Training Program for Contra Costa Residents

Administrative Careers Training Program

Gain the Skills and Confidence to Start a Better Career

Our Administrative Careers Training program helps job seekers successfully launch a variety of administrative careers.

The program combines 12 weeks of computer and life skills training with up to 4 months of paid work experience. It also provides wrap-around support including: mental health counseling, job placement assistance, and long-term alumni advancement support.

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Program Overview:
  • Duration: 12 weeks of computer and professional skills training
  • Paid Internship Duration: Up to 4 months
  • Classes: Monday- Friday, 9:00 AM – 4:30PM
  • Small cohort sizes, up to 21
  • Recruitment in January, May, and September
Benefits:
  • Accessible location in Antioch (3 miles from BART)
  • Hot lunches provided Monday-Thursday
  • Groceries provided on Fridays
  • Mental health services
  • Opportunity to earn Microsoft Office Specialist certificates
  • Connections to employers
  • Job placement assistance
  • Alumni career advancement support
No-Cost Qualifications:
  • This program only accepts residents of Contra Costa County.
  • Class fees and tuition total $4,500. However, all costs are waived for low-income applicants.

We will be offering the next round of recruitment in January 2023 . Please visit us again soon for an updated list of recruitment dates.

Learn More

Attend one of our information sessions:

AlternativelyMeanwhile, watch our orientation session video .

Check out our Application Procedure and FAQ Document for more details.

Nancy's Success

Nancy's Success Story

Opportunity Junction's pivot during the pandemic was just what Nancy needed!

Nancy followed a traditional path through high school and into her first retail job. She expected to attend the local community college, graduate, and find a career.

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